The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 40 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Contract jobs citing Selenium 14 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.43% 2.20% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.45% 17.72% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £375 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £58.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -18.30%
Selenium
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.55% 12.44% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 42
Average daily rate £475 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.37% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 11 £450 -
Stevenage - 2 £365 - 2
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) WebDriver
3 15 (55.56%) Unix
4 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (51.85%) Retail
4 14 (51.85%) QA
5 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
6 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 12 (44.44%) BDD
6 12 (44.44%) Magento
6 12 (44.44%) Subversion
6 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
7 11 (40.74%) DB2
7 11 (40.74%) XML
7 11 (40.74%) RESTful
7 11 (40.74%) Coaching
8 10 (37.04%) PHPUnit
8 10 (37.04%) Java
8 10 (37.04%) PHP
8 10 (37.04%) Document Management
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
10 7 (25.93%) Behat
11 6 (22.22%) DbVisualizer
11 6 (22.22%) Appium

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) DB2
2 6 (22.22%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) WebDriver
2 12 (44.44%) Subversion
3 10 (37.04%) PHPUnit
4 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
5 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
6 6 (22.22%) Appium
6 6 (22.22%) JIRA
7 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
7 5 (18.52%) Maven
7 5 (18.52%) Protractor
8 4 (14.81%) Ant
9 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
10 2 (7.41%) NUnit
10 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
11 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Automation Tester
1 15 (55.56%) Tester
2 13 (48.15%) Selenium Tester
3 10 (37.04%) Web Tester
4 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) RESTful
2 11 (40.74%) XML
3 7 (25.93%) Behat
4 6 (22.22%) Flash
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) Java EE
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 4 (14.81%) Struts
6 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Express
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) React
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
4 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 12 (44.44%) BDD
4 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 11 (40.74%) Coaching
6 10 (37.04%) Document Management
7 6 (22.22%) System Testing
7 6 (22.22%) User Stories
8 5 (18.52%) Re-Platforming
9 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Build Automation
10 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.41%) Load Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Scrum
11 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) HP
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